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Brush fire burns San Francisquito Canyon

May 21, 2008 4:31:49 PM PDT
A brush fire burned 7 acres in San Francisquito Canyon Wednesday as L.A. County firefighters responded to the first-alarm fire. L.A. County fire engine #156 and a water-dropping helicopter were on scene.

According to officials, firefighters have taken up "defensive protection" around local homes and local streets have been blocked off. Evacuations remain a possibility.

Firefighters are dealing with 50- to 60-mph shifting winds.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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